|Record #: SHA0240||Last Modified: 24 Jan 2018||Last Full Update: 24 Jan 2018|
|Description (Service)||Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario (VLRO) is committed to research, public education and the vision health of all Canadians.
* Provides services and support for those living with vision loss.
Core Services include:
* Early Intervention Program for children 0-6 years
* Registration and Referral
* Low Vision Services
* Independent Living Skills
* Orientation and Mobility
* Employment Services
* Assistive Technology and Consumer Products
* Library Services.
* Volunteer Services and Peer Support handled through CNIB Foundation
|Hours||Individual client services Mon-Fri by appointment only. Open to the public for information every second and fourth Wed of the month 10 am–2 pm|
|Areas Served||Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)|
|Eligibility||Anyone experiencing vision loss that creates difficulties for daily living.
Early Intervention Program: ages 0-6 years
Health Care Professionals Referral Form from either Optometrist or Ophthalmologist required to determine eligibility
|Application||Call for program information|
|Languages||English ; Other languages may be arranged prior to appointment.|
|Address and Location|
|Located In Community||Peterborough|
|Address & Map||
159 King St, Suite 300
Peterborough, ON K9J 2R8
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|Intersection||George St / King St|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Toll Free Phone||1-800-563-0887|
|Primary Contact||Rosemary Kitney, Regional Manager, Service and Operations|
|Primary Executive||Christopher McLean, Provincial Director, Rehabilitation, Government Relations; Phone: (Business) 1-800-563-2642|